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Colleges / Georgia Southwestern State University

Georgia Southwestern State University

Americus, GA 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate73%

About Georgia Southwestern

Georgia Southwestern State University is a public, state university in the town of Americus, Georgia. Georgia Southwestern was founded in 1906. The college currently enrolls around 3,076 students per year, including 2,479 undergrads.

Georgia Southwestern Acceptance Rate 2022

It is moderately difficult to get into Georgia Southwestern. The acceptance rate at Georgia Southwestern is 73%. In 2022, 1,940 students applied to Georgia Southwestern and 1,420 were admitted.

Georgia Southwestern State University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 73%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.2
Test Optional May require tests
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 28%

Click below to find out more about the admissions requirements and deadlines, student life, academics, majors and more.


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Georgia Southwestern State University is located in Americus, Georgia,.

If you want to see Georgia Southwestern for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take U.S. Highway 19 to Americus, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Albany Municipal.

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College Info

800 Georgia Southwestern State University Drive Americus, GA 31709-4693

Campus Setting: Small Town

Georgia Southwestern Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Jul 15

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Georgia Southwestern is Jul 15.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Georgia Southwestern is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Georgia Southwestern SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

490 - 560


Reading SAT Range

520 - 600

Georgia Southwestern Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Georgia Southwestern is like? There are approximately 3,076 students enrolled at Georgia Southwestern, including 2,479 undergraduate students and 597 graduate students. 64% percent of students attend school full-time, 93% percent are from GA and 7% percent of students are from other states.


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